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Resources

We're here for you when you need us, whether for preventive education or clinical care. But your heart health also depends on you, so we encourage you to take advantage of the many heart disease resources available from The University of Kansas Health System in Kansas City. You are your heart's best protector. Keep it safe and strong with the help of these heart disease resources.

To schedule an appointment with a cardiologist, please call 913-588-1227. You can also request your appointment online.

Heart disease resources

  • Articles
    From healthy eating and exercise to support for yourself or others, our collection of articles will arm you with the information you need to take action in minimizing your risk factors for heart disease.

  • Education and support
    Our White Heart Learning and Resource Center provides educational resources and support for people with heart disease. From books to 3D models of the heart, you'll find a variety of resources to help you learn more about your condition. The center also offers a number of courses, events and cardiac support groups.

  • Heart health quiz
    Our online heart health assessment can give you insight about the state of your heart health. It can also help you better understand your risk factors and how you can change them.

  • Heart healthy recipes
    A healthy diet is vital to good heart health. Your heart needs the right nutrition to become and stay healthy. We offer a wide variety of heart healthy recipes that are not only good for you, but delicious as well.

  • Online health library
    The University of Kansas Health System offers an extensive online health library with answers to many of your questions about heart care and related topics. Learn about conditions, treatments, medications and more. The library includes the latest health news, podcasts and videos. We also offer interactive health tools, such as clinical wizards and quizzes to help you understand your concerns about heart health and other issues.

  • Turning Point
    Turning Point helps you and your family or loved ones cope with chronic illness. Here, you can take advantage of free classes, lectures, seminars, support groups and other programs to help you develop positive coping skills.

Patient resources

  • Find a doctor
    Whether you are a current or future patient, our online tool helps you find the right doctor for your needs. Search for a physician by specialty or by name and learn about their education, training and professional philosophy.

  • Your first visit
    Get everything you need to know to prepare for your first visit. From what to bring to billing information, we'll help make sure everything goes smoothly.

  • MyChart
    Managing your heart care has never been easier. With MyChart, you can view your appointments, communicate with your physician, see test results, refill prescriptions and much more. Sign up today to get started.

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